Passed on: January 12th, 2013
Egon Wanner, aged 88 years, passed away peacefully at Kamloops Hospice on January 12, 2013.
Predeceased by his wife Vieno in 1993.
From 1964 to 2011, he owned Rainbow Lake Lodge, located 20 kilometers east of Prince Rupert. There, he sold hunting and fishing supplies, rented out motel rooms and trailer court spaces, and operated a cafe with his wife Vieno, that was well-known for its hamburgers and homemade pies. An avid gardener, he will be remembered for his many fruit trees and gardens.
He will be sadly missed by his daughter Suza (Greg) Leon; granddaughter Tasha (Cory) Craig; great grandchildren Luke, Cindy, Summer and Jeremy; sisters Sonya and Silvia in Switzerland; as well as by many friends.
The funeral will be held at Gateway City Church, 163 Oriole Road, on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Cal Krahn officiating.
Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Hardworking hands are at rest
to be with the Lord.